B. B. King Has Passed Away 89

B.B. King spread joy to millions by giving them the blues. The iconic musician, along with his ever-present guitar Lucille, spent nearly 70 years thrilling audiences and spreading the music he learned as a poverty-stricken youth in the Mississippi Delta all over the world. King, 89, died in Las Vegas, his attorney announced late Thursday, […]

B.B. King Is in Hospice at Vegas Home

Blues legend B.B. King was in hospice care Friday at his home in Las Vegas, according to a longtime business associate with legal control over his affairs. The 89-year-old musician posted thanks on his official website for fans’ well-wishes and prayers after he returned home from a brief hospitalization, said Laverne Toney, King’s longtime business […]

B.B. King in Hospital Daughter Rules Abuse

B.B. King Hospitalized, Paramedics Say He May Have Had Minor Heart Attack. Legendary blues guitarist B.B. King was admitted back into the hospital yesterday, according to a local Las Vegas report. King’s daughter, Patty, said her father wasn’t eating and was dehydrated, so she took him to the hospital for observation. Paramedics ran tests and […]

Russian politician fears Apple’s free U2 album will make you gay

Can mediocre dad rock alter your sexual orientation? That’s the belief of one Russian politician who thinks that Apple is secretly trying to corrupt the youth of the Motherland by giving away a free U2 album that purportedly promotes homosexuality. The Guardian reports that LDPR party member Alexander Starovoitov is objecting to the album because […]

King of Blues B.B. King rushed to hospital with diabetes-related emergency

AMERICAN blues musician B.B. King has been rushed to hospital in Las Vegas due to a diabetes-related emergency. The blues guitarist has cancelled the remaining eight performances of his current tour after being diagnosed with dehydration and exhaustion. King’s official website says he fell ill Friday evening during a performance at the House of Blues […]

Selfie sticks banned at US festivals

This summer will see many festival-goers attempting to show off their selfie stick skills for the first time. But US festivals are now listing them as “prohibited items”. With only 12 days till the festival’s first weekend begins in Indio, California on April 10, Coachellaorganisers have stated that the devices are banned. Lollapalooza which takes […]

Outfit announce new album ‘Slowness’

 Outfit are releasing a new album called ‘Slowness’ in June. ‘Slowness’ is the second album from the Liverpool-hailing band, following 2013’s really excellent ‘Performance’. With the band’s five members now scattered across three different cities and two different countries, ‘Slowness’ was recorded during an intensive few weeks where they found themselves all in the same […]